Dickies Men’s Original 874 Work Pant Review

If you are looking for classic working pants for you that will ensure comfort and durability, you can certainly go for Dickies Men’s Original 874 Work Pant. Coming with 20 color variations and being imported from abroad, these pants are good to wear and easy to wash. As these pants sit comfortably at the waist, you do not need to worry about the flexibility that you need when you work. These pants are great on and off the job time. Whatever, as the manufacturing company is working since 1922 in this sector, you can certainly rely on their quality and craftsmanship.

Features and Specifications:

Dickies Men’s Original 874 Work Pant is made of 65% Polyester and 35% Cotton. It features Hook and Eye Waist Closure. The design is classic and comfortable to make it great to wear for a longer period. Coming with distinctive tunnel belt loops and heavy-duty ratcheting brass zipper of high quality, Dickies Men’s Original 874 Work Pant also accommodates side seam front pockets and back welt pockets to ensure flap-free contour. The size 37 and 39 comes with unhemmed bottoms while the leveling on the pant will insert UU as the inseam, which is used as the identification of the Dickies for pants with an unhemmed bottom.


  • Good for long time use for on and off the job.
  • Wide pockets to help you keep things in there.
  • As it comes with various sizes and colors, you are at liberty to choose your favorite color and appropriate size.
  • Sits very comfortably at the waist.
  • Low price.
  • Resists wrinkle.
  • Easy care stain release.
  • Unique tunnel belt loops.


  • These pants may appear way smaller.
  • You may not like the smell after washing several times.
  • The mixing of polyester with cotton has made the fabric stiff and rough to some extent.


Our Recommendations:

These Dickies Men’s Original 874 has some drawbacks that you can minimize if you follow these recommendations:


  1. Order your pants from 2 to 4 inches bigger than the size of your waist. Many buyers have complained that the pants are way taller and smaller than the mentioned sizes.
  2. We recommend machine washing to wash these pants with an ample amount of detergents.
  3. For extremely dirty and stained pants, use hot water.
  4. Always wash and dry with pants of similar colors so that they can hold their native color for long.
  5. Choose the color of the pants that suits perfectly with your shirts.


Final Thoughts:


IIf you love craftsmanship and quality, Dickies Men’s Original 874 Pant is not a bad choice for you. With enough pockets and heavy-duty zipper, the design is really good. Comfort and durability along with good price have contributed to its popularity. Another good side about it is its various size. Made with faded colors, it has many advantages with few drawbacks. However, you should follow our mentioned recommendations to get the best of Dickies Men’s Original 874 Pant.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):


Question: Are these pants composed of heavy materials?

Answer: Yes, somewhat heavy materials are used to ensure durability.


Question: Do these pants usually shrink after washing?

Answer: No, as long as you care. If you use cold water to wash, that is best. If you wash them regularly in hot water, they may shrink after a few months.


Question: Do these 874 pants come with crotch gussets?

Answer: No, these 874 work pants do not feature crotch gussets.